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Axillary arch muscle.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20502090     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Langer's arch is one of the rare muscular variation in the axillary region. In the present article, a case of 50 year old male cadaver with axillary arch in the right axillary region is being reported. It originated from anterior border of latissimus dorsi and merged with short head of biceps brachii. The embryological derivation, genetic basis and clinical implication of this muscular variant are also discussed.
T Sharma; R K Singla; G Agnihotri; R Gupta
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Kathmandu University medical journal (KUMJ)     Volume:  7     ISSN:  1812-2078     ISO Abbreviation:  Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ)     Publication Date:    2009 Oct-Dec
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-05-26     Completed Date:  2010-08-24     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101215359     Medline TA:  Kathmandu Univ Med J (KUMJ)     Country:  Nepal    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  432-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Anatomy, Government Medical College, Amritsar, India.
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MeSH Terms
Axilla / abnormalities*
Middle Aged
Pectoralis Muscles / abnormalities*

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